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The East Carolina University Activity Promotion Laboratory (APL) is located within Minges Coliseum. The APL is equipped with a COSMED portable metabolic measurement system and other state-of-the-art equipment for objective assessment of physical activity and fitness. The APL is the site for research projects on physical activity, fitness, and obesity in children; along with studies examining physical activity adherence and the impact of physical activity participation on physical and psychological health-related outcomes across the lifespan.